We are the transitional industry training organisation for sport, exercise, recreation and performing arts. We create qualifications and help workplaces to get staff trained up and qualified. Through this work, our industries can step up, strengthen their people and flourish as individuals and businesses.
Nature empowers children to learn with all their senses, says early childhood teacher Jen Turconi, who has almost finished her outdoor education qualification through Skills Active.
Ben Dalloway is a senior pool lifeguard at the CBay Aquatic Centre in Timaru, with a passion for the recreation sector, and a desire to be a leader in his industry.
Chris McIvor, an expert in personal and sporting development, has shared in a brand new video how he expanded his own professional growth, by pursuing a Skills Active tikanga qualification.
Melanie Ryding doesn’t make a habit of listening to the words “you can’t”. This extraordinary UK expat runs a successful personal training studio, trains for multisport races, works on her Skills Active apprenticeship – and is recovering from a lower leg amputation.
Olly and Alex Graydon are twin brothers who decided to make Wellington their home, after growing up in the UK. The pair got their start in aquatics, and have expanded their careers to encompass fitness as well, while picking up some Skills Active qualifications along the way.
New Zealand needs well-trained, qualified staff.
Our qualifications are a stepping stone to your future.